Thursday, September 23, 2021

Brian Steinberg

CBS to Phase Out CBSN Name for News Streaming Service

CBSN represented the first effort by one of the traditional broadcast networks to get into the news streaming game, and its name was meant to evoke digital concepts. But that was so 2014. CBS News intends to phase out...

Fox Business Network Overhauls Primetime Lineup, Dropping Opinion Shows for Reality and Docu-Series

John Rich has written music with everyone from Gretchen Wilson to Jon Bon Jovi. For the show he’s about to launch on Fox Business Network, the musician says he’s cribbing notes from Barbara Walters. Rich has been studying Walters’...

Liam McHugh Will Join WarnerMedia’s TV Hockey Team

Former NBC Sports host Liam McHugh will join Turner Sports as the WarnerMedia outlet prepares for its first season of NHL telecasts under a new rights deal, joining hockey great Wayne Gretzky, and a new team of analysts and...

CBS Sports, Nickelodeon Team Up on ‘NFL Slimetime,’ New Wild Card Broadcast

CBS Sports and Nickelodeon will expand the work they do to link younger viewers to the National Football League, working to build on a kids-focused Wild Card game broadcast that gained traction earlier this year. As part of the...

MSNBC is Shaking Up Weekend Primetime Yet Again

MSNBC is still trying to perfect its weekend formula. The NBCUniversal-backed cable-news outlet is expected to announce Tuesday that Ayman Mohyeldin, an NBC News correspondent and anchor who hasn’t shied away from offering opinion and analysis in his past...

Nielsen, TV Networks Battle Over Ratings — And Few May Win

TV viewers can watch their favorite programs any way they want. If media executives aren’t careful, the industry will soon be counting those people in equally chaotic fashion. A suspension of Media Rating Council backing for Nielsen’s venerable national...

NBC News’ Tom Llamas Will Add New Streaming Option to the Evening-News Fray

Tom Llamas is ready to leap into an increasingly crowded field for evening news. The NBC News anchor, who previously led a streaming evening program at ABC News, is preparing for the launch of a digital evening endeavor for...

Kim Godwin Walks Tricky Terrain in Early Tenure at ABC News

When she worked at CBS News as a senior executive, Kim Godwin was known to be eager to gain more control of a large news operation. Now that she’s arrived as president of ABC News, she has it —...

Simone Swink to Lead ABC’s ‘Good Morning America’

ABC News will turn to an insider to lead its flagship morning program, “Good Morning America.” Simone Swink, a longtime senior staffer at the show, has been named its senior producer, according to a memo sent to employees by...

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